Definitions

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  • n. An mks unit of luminous energy, exactly corresponding to the SI lumen second.
  • n. A type of hound once used for hunting and tracking

Etymologies

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After William Henry Fox Talbot, a 19th century pioneer of photography.

Examples

  • The Talbot, which was once the Dog (but a talbot is a dog always), is a house of imposing squareness.

    Highways and Byways in Surrey

  • ` ` While I acknowledge my obligation to you, sir, for the restoration of the badge of our family, I cannot but marvel that you have nowhere established your own crest, whilk is, I believe, a mastive, anciently called a talbot; as the poet has it,

    The Waverley

  • 'While I acknowledge my obligation to you, sir, for the restoration of the badge of our family, I cannot but marvel that you have nowhere established your own crest, whilk is, I believe, a mastiff, anciently called a talbot; as the poet has it,

    Waverley: or, 'Tis sixty years since

  • a mastiff, anciently called a talbot; as the poet has it,

    Waverley — Volume 2

  • The Baron gazed in silent wonder; at length he addressed Colonel Talbot — ‘While I acknowledge my obligation to you, sir, for the restoration of the badge of our family, I cannot but marvel that you have nowhere established your own crest, whilk is, I believe, a mastiff, anciently called a talbot; as the poet has it,

    Waverley

  • Heraldry — abatement, cadency, clarion, escutcheon, jessant-de-lys, rampant, talbot (I could go on for close to a thousand words as classical heraldry uses Norman French)

    The Logophile « Write Anything

  • Posted in Gloaming Lore | Tagged darren strange, john voce, mark talbot, michael greco, Nathaniel Tapley, raoul brand, recording, ruth bratt, zoe s. battley | 1 Comment

    In The Can « In The Gloaming Podcasts

  • Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged actors, darren strange, john voce, mark talbot, michael greco, sally chattaway, zoe s. battley | Leave a Comment

    Casting « In The Gloaming Podcasts

  • Posted in Uncategorized, tagged actors, darren strange, john voce, mark talbot, michael greco, sally chattaway, zoe s. battley on October 2, 2009 | Leave a Comment »

    October « 2009 « In The Gloaming Podcasts

  • As stated by others here, rulk knows the rest of the hulk cast which talbot or quartermain would, quartermain being part of the hulkbusters in the past.

    My Red Hulk Theory

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